Students in grades 6 to 12 who report having taken part in any type of volunteer activities outside of school requirements and without being paid in the last 12 months

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
58.4
71.7
73.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
56.4
71.6
74.4
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
62.2
70.1
72.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
61.4
69.8
72.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
55.1
79.2
75.6
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
48.7
67.1
72.3
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
51.4
77.4
75.3
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
60.2
73.8
72.8
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
54.1
76.3
76.5
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
52.8
75.9
74.1
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
48.5
66.1
72.9
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
47.7
80.4
74.1
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
49.1
68.4
71.7
Dieppe and Memramcook
56.5
84.4
84.7
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
63.5
74.0
71.8
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
54.0
78.8
75.7
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
61.0
68.5
70.8
Fredericton
62.4
72.0
76.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
62.4
81.5
77.2
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
58.8
77.1
78.3
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
57.0
69.0
72.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
50.4
82.9
67.7
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
58.8
64.3
72.3
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
61.3
73.0
72.4
Moncton
56.0
68.2
72.1
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
66.2
72.7
76.9
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
51.5
81.6
76.5
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
63.6
67.3
65.3
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
57.9
64.6
68.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
58.3
68.2
70.4
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
67.2
73.1
74.0
Riverview and Coverdale
61.3
67.6
71.6
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
64.0
72.6
73.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
60.3
68.3
72.0
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
58.0
63.8
68.2
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
49.4
72.5
79.6
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
46.2
77.4
78.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
60.2
68.1
69.3
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
60.2
73.6
73.8
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
61.1
65.3
70.8
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
51.7
78.0
72.9
School districts
Anglophone East School District
58.7
66.1
70.1
Anglophone North School District
58.9
68.4
69.8
Anglophone South School District
62.4
70.0
72.1
Anglophone West School District
61.4
68.5
71.9
Anglophone sector
60.8
68.5
71.3
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
49.2
78.6
75.9
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
54.6
80.6
76.9
District scolaire francophone Sud
54.2
80.9
82.7
Francophone sector
52.7
80.1
79.2
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
56.9
73.0
75.1
Grades 9 to 12
59.5
70.9
72.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
64.0
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
54.1
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
52.4
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
62.6
77.4
n/a
Male
54.1
65.7
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
54.4
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
60.3
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
54.3
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
60.3
n/a
n/a
Race
White
60.9
n/a
n/a
South Asian
55.8
n/a
n/a
Other
59.2
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
59.9
n/a
n/a
Latino
57.4
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
52.3
n/a
n/a
Black
55.7
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
57.3
67.1
70.2
Non-Indigenous
59.1
72.5
73.7
Food poverty
Food poverty
46.3
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
59.3
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
57.1
74.1
n/a
Non-immigrants
58.6
71.5
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
58.3
n/a
n/a
No special need
58.5
n/a
n/a
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data was suppressed due to low respondent counts

About

This indicator is the percentage of students in grades 6 to 12 who report having taken part in any type of volunteer activities outside of school requirements and without being paid in the last 12 months.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, Student Wellness Survey - Grades 6-12

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who selected "yes, to at least 1 of the response options" by the "number of respondents who provided a response to at least 1 of the options", to the question: In the last 12 months, did you take part in any of the following volunteer activities (outside of school requirements and without being paid)? a) Supporting a cause (for example, food bank, UNICEF, Operation Christmas Child), b) Fundraising for charity, c) Helping in my community (for example, coaching sports, helping at Sunday School, volunteering at hospital), d) Helping neighbours or relatives (for example, cutting grass, babysitting or shovelling snow without being paid), or e) Another organized volunteer activity.

Notes

Users are advised to exercise caution if comparing data from the community of Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area to other New Brunswick communities. The data for the community of Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area is based on students in grades 6 to 8, while data from the other communities are based on students in grades 6 to 12. Survey results are assigned to communities based on the location of the school. The community of Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area does not have any schools with grades 9 to 12.

Unit

%

NBHC code

SH_VOLAT_1